EPPO Global Database

Quadrastichus erythrinae(QUSTER)

Distribution details in China

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2012: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2005
From CABI Pest map 722 (2009): Present, no details
* Chen ZL, Yu DJ, Shao ZF, Jiao YK, Yang WD Zhao EJ, Qiu SS (2006) Occurrence of erythrina gall wasp, Quadrastichus, and gall shapes. Chinese Bulletin of Entomology 43(6), 863-866 (abst.).
------- Severe damage in Shenzhen (Guangdong province) infesting more than 10 000 trees.

* Huang PY, Fang YW, Huang J, Lin SM, Wang HY (2005) A new invasive alien species, Quadrastichus erythrinae, in mainland of China. Chinese Bulletin of Entomology 42(6), 731-733.
------- Found in Xiamen (Fujian province) also reported in Hainan.

Direcçao dos Serviços de Protecçao Ambiantal. Nature Conservation. http://www.dspa.gov.mo/tc/05/2006/en/0501.html
------- Macau.

* Jiao Y, Chen ZL, Yu DJ, Kang L, Yang WD (2006) A new record genus and new record species of Eulophidae (Hymenoptera) in continental China. Entomotaxonomia 28(1), 69-74 (abst.).

* Li HM, Xiao H, Pen H, Han HX, Xue DY (2006) Potential gloval range expansion of a new invasive species, the erythrina gall wasp, Quadrastichus erythrinae ‎Kim (Insect: Hymenoptera: Eulophidae). The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 54(2), 229-234.
------- Hong Kong.

* Lin L, Wu SL, Liang GH (2012) Distribution of galls induced by Quadrastichus erythrinae on the leaf of Erythrina caffra. Acta Agriculturae Universitatis Jiangxiensis 34(5), 928-932 (abst.).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
India Present, no details view...
India Karnataka Present, no details view...
India Kerala Present, no details view...
India Maharashtra Present, no details view...
India West Bengal Present, no details view...
Vietnam Present, no details view...